The Lake County Roundabout Project at CR 561 and CR 455 wins the 2016 FACERS Award

Posted on December 2nd, 2016

December 2, 2016 – The Florida Association of County Engineers and Road Superintendents (FACERS) awarded Lake County Public Works, and their collaborative team, the recipients of the 2016 State and Local Collaboration Project of the Year.  The award ceremony was held at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace. The team consisted of the Lake County Public Works Department, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Booth, Ern, Straughan & Hiott, Inc. (BESH), and HDR Inc. BESH […]

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Umatilla’s Water Treatment Plant #1 Expansion Project Officially Underway

Posted on October 13th, 2016

October 10, 2016 – Umatilla, Florida – The Groundbreaking Ceremony for Umatilla’s Water Treatment Plant Expansion was held on Monday, October 10th to commemorate the start of construction. The project will improve and upgrade the existing facility to accommodate not only the current demands but also with an eye towards anticipated projected growth and demand on the water system.  Improvements include a new ground storage tank, addition of an altitude valve to the existing elevated […]

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BESH and Florida League of Cities Event 2016

Posted on September 29th, 2016

BESH was out in full force for the 2016 League of Cities in Mount Dora. The Florida League of Cities was formed to unite cities within regional clusters to identify and solve shared challenges that cross municipal boundaries. Some of the main benefits of the Florida League of Cities are as follows: • An advocacy team with more than 75 years of collective experience in state and federal government relations • A watchdog on state […]

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Robert Ern, Jr., P.E. is interviewed about his project, The Plantation Water Treatment Plant, on local television.

Posted on September 21st, 2016

Rob’s segment starts at the 6:20 mark. Rob is the Engineer of Record for this water treatment plant expansion that serves over 2,800 homes in the Plantation community.  Great job Rob!

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